Nice, baie des lumières is the Côte d’Azur’s Chinese lantern festival which will light up Parc Phoenix from 29 November 2019 to 23 February 2020.
As soon as night falls visitors will discover more than 550 monumental luminous lanterns, including an 18-metre high Great Wall of China and two 50-metre-long dragons!
A real journey through Chinese traditions and know-how illustrated by live scenes and fairytale landscapes combining plants and architectural accomplishments. A fun outing, full of magic …
The essential family outing in Nice this winter.
Each show will include:
The Dance of the Peacock Show:
A traditional dance show of from the Dai people dedicated to the peacock, the sacred animal which symbolises good luck and happiness.
The Dance of the Masks:
The master of Bian Lian comes to meet you in traditional costume. With surprising dexterity he changes masks repeatedly. According to the rules of Bian Lian, the movement has to be imperceptible to the spectators. An unbelievable and surprising performance.
Gong Fu Cha is a unique fun way to prepare tea. The master uses a teapot with an extended spout with which he comes round to serve tea thanks to a fluid and harmonious choreography.
Martial arts demonstrations:
Discover the performance of the masters of Kung Fu, ten minutes of a breath-taking live show!
6.15 p.m. / 7.15 p.m. / 8.15 p.m. . / 9.15 p.m.
The Photocall #NICEBDL:
Immortalise your memories of this original trip with the festival photocall.
A snack food offer, both Chinese and Western, will be available every evening.
A chance to discover Tanghulu in particular, Chinese sweets, a skewer of fruits candied with sugar.